8 bedroom French chateau for sale, Valencay, Indre, Centre
1,500,000 EUR 1,320,000 GBP 1,845,000 USD
PRICE REDUCED - Spacious and beautifully presented 18th Century French Chateau, which has been completely restored to a very high standard, set within a lovely 60 acre plot with mature trees and a park, offering comfortable accommodation for family and friends with plenty of space inside and out to enjoy.
Superbly restored, this charming period home provides elegance and comfort in an idyllic setting, it is located just a short drive from Valencay, 45 minutess from Loches and 2 hours 50 minutes from Paris, with all the trappings of a stately home without the hassles of an "old building". There is also a fully restored longere and various other outbuildings on the 60 acre private estate.
The chateau covers 800m2 of living space including 4 round towers around a central building. Through the front door there is a large (32m2) formal entrance hall with stone tiled floors, wood panelling and an oak staircase to the upper floors. From the hall there is access to the first of the round towers where there is an original fireplace and the second with a small cloakroom. A corridor continues the stone floor theme and leads to the large traditional family kitchen with a separate utility room. The reception room and dining hall (both 38m2) are interconnecting providing plenty of natural light. The living room has parquet flooring and a fireplace along with a large glazed double door leading to the garden. The dining hall has a stone floor, feature fireplace and wood panelling. The third tower has a washroom, service staircase and WC.
The half landing in one of the towers offers a 28m2 parquet floored living room with exposed wooden beams and a fireplace.
1st floor: large parquet floor landing area with access to a study in one of the towers, large double bedroom with herringbone parquet flooring and direct access to the service stairs, another sizeable bedroom of 52m2 with ornamental plaster work depicting the 4 seasons, a further bedroom in the tower, 4th bedroom and a bathroom and WC.
On the half floor there is a 28m2 bedroom again with parquet flooring and a fireplace.
2nd floor: quarry tiled landing with a large private apartment (78m2), with an open kitchen, living/dining room with attic space above. A living room is to be found in one of the towers with again parquet flooring and fireplace. 4 further bedrooms along with tower shower room complete this floor.
Another half floor provides a 25m2 tower room.
- Rare on the market
- Completely restored 18th Century Chateau
- Restored longere
- Various outbuildings
- Mature gardens
- Double glazing throughout
- Latest generation of wood granule central heating
- Internet points in every room
- Summer covered area with bar
- 2 old accommodations (to be restored if required)
- 3 large barns (250, 200 & 110m2)
- Former stables
- Restored 110m2 longere (3 bedrooms) with private garden
- Partly surrounded by a moat
- Beautiful park including 2 alleys of 400 & 600m
- 60 acres include over 32 acres of woodland
- 7 of paddocks with a stream
- Well restored to a high level and quality
- Large reception rooms and bedrooms
- Excellent access to local amenities and larger market towns and cities
- Popular area of France
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